Ian Lucas

Ian Lucas

Constituency

Wrexham

Party

Labour

Address as

Mr Lucas

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8346
Fax: 020 7219 1948
lucasi@parliament.uk

Constituency

Vernon House, 41 Rhosddu Road, Wrexham, LL11 2NS
Tel: 01978 355743
Fax: 01978 310051

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Shropshire North 1997 general election. Member for Wrexham since 7 June 2001 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS: to Bill Rammell as Minister of State, Department for Education and Skills 2005-06, to Liam Byrne as Minister of State, Home Office 2007-08; Assistant Government Whip 2008-09; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 2009-10; Shadow Minister for the Digital Economy, Departments for: Business, Innovation and Skills 2010-11, Culture, Media and Sport 2011; Shadow Minister for Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2011-

Party groups

Chair, Wrexham Labour Party 1992-93; Vice-chair, North Shropshire Labour Party 1993-2000; Society of Labour Lawyers 1996-

Select committees

Member: Environmental Audit 2001-03, Procedure 2001-02, Transport 2003-05, Public Accounts 2007

Councils, public bodies

Member, Gresford Community Council 1987-91

Political interests

Economy, European affairs, health, education, environment, manufacturing

Countries of interest

Germany, Japan, Lesotho, USA

General Election 2010 - Wrexham

Name Party Votes %
Lucas, Ian Lab 12161 36.83%
Rippeth, Tom Lib Dem 8503 25.75%
Hughes, Gareth Con 8375 25.37%
Jones, Arfon PlC 2029 6.15%
Roberts, Melvin BNP 1134 3.43%
Humberstone, John UKIP 774 2.34%
Result Lab Hold (5.59% from Lab to Lib Dem)